Volume 6 of Istanbuler Texte und Studien, ‘Autobiographical themes in Turkish literature : theoretical and comparative perspectives‘, ed. by Olcay Akyıldız, Halim Kara and Börte Sagaster is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
The Aga Khan University London is holding a conference on ‘Media in Muslim Contexts: Inventing and Re-inventing Identities‘ from 3-4 November 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 July 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.
Core themes are:
- Media and the Invention of History
- Media as Vehicles of Resistance
- Iconoclasm and the Image Wars
- The Power of Satire
The reprint of Beiruter Texte und Studien vol. 7 ‘Traditionistische Polemik gegen ʿAmr B. ʿUbaid : zu einem Text des ʿAlī b. ʿUmar ad-Dāraqutnī‘ by Josef van Ess is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.
Beiruter Texte und Studien vol. 100, ‘Results of contemporary research on the Qurʾān : the question of a historio-critical text of the Qurʾān‘, ed. by Manfred S. Kropp, is now available as Open Access on MENAdoc.
Beiruter Texte und Studien vol. 80, “East is East and West is West”? : talks on dialogue in Beirut ed. by Leslie Tramontini is now available as Open Access on MENAdoc.
The Österreichische Historische Institut in Rom is holding a workshop on ‘Jerusalem and Palestine in the midst of conflicting confessional and political interests. Aspects of a history of relations between East and West in the XIXth century‘ on 28 September 2016. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
The title ‘The Istanbul Divanyolu : a case study in Ottoman urbanity and architecture‘, written by Maurice Cesari for the Istanbuler Texten und Studien, is now available as Open Access in MENAdoc.